Danielle Cormack is a New Zealand actress. She had her career beginnings in the 1980s. Her debut role was as Tania Veitch on the New Zealand series Gloss. In the 1990s, she starred as Alison Raynor on Shortland Street. She later played Ephiny on Xena: Warrior Princess. During this period, she also appeared in the films Topless Women Talk About Their Lives, Siam Sunset, and Channelling Baby. The following decade, she starred on the short-lived shows Maddigan’s Quest and Rude Awakenings. Her next role was as Shota on Legend of the Seeker. In the 2010s, she became known for starring as Scarlet Meagher on the Australian series Rake and Bea Smith on Wentworth. She recently starred as Karen Koutoufides on Secret City.